Email marketing is a blood sport. In the last 20 years, the only thing that’s changed with email is that good email senders continue to get punished more and more by email service providers. While ISPs and ESPs could totally coordinate if they wanted to, they simply don’t. The result is that there’s an adversarial relationship between the two. Internet Service Providers (ISPs) block Email Service Providers (ESPs)… and then ESPs are forced to block
Whether you’re driving leads to your site, engaging shoppers, or providing customer support… theirs an expectation nowadays that every website have an integrated chat capability. While that sounds simple, there’s a lot of complexity with chat… from manning the chat, putting up with spam, auto-responding, routing… it can be quite a headache. Most chat platforms are quite simple… just a relay between your support team and the visitor to your site. That leaves a huge
Customer relations have come a long way since their inception. The Business2Consumer mentality has also shifted to a more UX-centric mentality instead of sheer delivery of the final product. Choosing the right customer relations management software for your business can be tricky.
Our business is a bit unique in that we’re a specialty agency that works with a select few clients. However, with this publication along with our overall social presence produces a lot of leads. So many leads, in fact, that we often don’t have the time and resources to filter and prequalify each of those leads to identify that leads that are perfect for our business. We know that we’ve missed some great opportunities. As
If you’re an inbound sales team, customer support team, or even an agency you recognize quickly how prospect and customer requests can get lost in the tidal wave of emails that each person receives online. There has to be a better means of collecting, assigning, and tracking all open requests to your company. That’s where help desk software comes into play and helps to ensure your team is focused on their responsiveness and customer service.